20th AnnualScottish Masters Athletics

Heavy Events WorldChampionships

4 June 2020, Thursday, 9:00 AM till 7 June 2020, Sunday, 7:00 PM Competition Venue:
The Gleneagle Hotel
Muckross Road, Killarney Ireland

7 Traditional Events, Age Group Awards for Athletes over 40 years of age
Hosted by Scottish Masters Athletics International, NFP

Registered athletes will be ranked during January 2020 and the top qualifiers placed on the Start List or Standby List during February 2020.

Critical Planning Dates

Athlete Application Begins;
Primary Start List and Standby List posted;
Non-Refundable Deadline (last chance to withdraw and recieve a refund);
Confirm Athlete Entry for Final Start List;
Final Start List posted on ScottishMasters.org website

Tentative Event Schedule

June 4, 2020 Thursday - 9:00 AM
Kilted Golf, Meet & Greet, Weighins
June 5, 2020 Friday - 9:00 AM
Competition for age groups 60+
June 6, 2020 Saturday - 9:00 AM
Competition for age groups 50-59
June 7, 2020 Sunday - 9:00 AM
Competition for age groups 40-49

Qualifying Requirements

QUALIFYING DISTANCES - View qualifying distances here

Entries must qualify by demonstrating throwing performances in comparison with these age group based Qualifying Distances. 

Entries must meet or exceed the appropriate Heavy OR Light weight in each these 3 throws.
(Men's and Women's weights in pounds)

    Heavy or Light - 22lb, or 16lb,  or 12lb
    Heavy or Light - 42lb, 28lb, 21lb, or 14lb
    Heavy or Light - 22lb, 16lb, 13lb, or 9lb

Previous Scottish Masters Athletics Champions and all athletes over 65 years of age are excluded from this qualifying criteria.

Recently means within the last year or throwing season (2019).


Hotel Information

Host Hotels

The Gleneagle Hotel & Apartments

Address: Muckross Road, Killarney Ireland
Phone: +353 064 66 36000

Room Types & Rates: 4 nights (Thursday - Sunday inclusive)

  • 549.00 for twin or double room B&B
  • 509.00 for single room B&B
  • 709.00 for triple room (3 beds) B&B
  • 650.00 for 2BR apartment (add 15.00 per night for breakfast, if required)
  • all prices in euros

Booking Code: MWC2020


Athlete Registration

The MWC (Masters World Championships) is an annual amateur competition with the location being determined by application from host organizations of highland games sites across the globe and the locations of the competitions are determined by the SMAI. The MWC competition is open to all athletes over 40 year of age (on the day of the competition) with proper qualification as determined by the SMAI.

   Meters          Feet

Tommy De Bruijn Head Judge
Kevin Rogers Athletic Director
Jason O Riain Assistant Director